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Video: Topics: Arts & Entertainment: Literature & Writing

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  • Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Movement 515, Des Moines

    Young performers from Des Moines' diverse range of schools hone their skills in the classroom and at a weekly creative writing workshop called Movement 515. This video segment explores how... 04:31

  • Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Iowa Youth Writing Project, Iowa City

    Teen Spotlight focuses on Spoken Word Poetry in Iowa City and the Iowa Youth Writing Project's work with students at Elizabeth Tate High School. An aim of the Project, which was founded by... 03:17

  • Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry (#101)

    Full Program: Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry, explores how the power of poetry is being heralded throughout Iowa. Rhythmic performances by Des Moines area teens examine “the jagged stuff of life” from the... 28:30

  • Wapsipinicon Almanac

    This 1989 “Living in Iowa” story examines the semi-regular publication of the Wapsipinicon Almanac, a unique Iowa magazine that showcases Iowa artists in fiction, reviews, essays, poetry, and... 16:20

  • City of Literature

    Full Program: The oldest creative writing program in the country, and still regarded the best. More than forty Pulitzer Prize winners. North America's only UNESCO 'City of Literature'. How did the midwestern... 58:24

  • "$20 Per Gallon" Author Chris Steiner (#208)

    Full Program: A civil engineer, and staff writer at Forbes Magazine, Chris Steiner's new book "$20 Per Gallon: How Higher Gas Prices Will Change Our Lives" takes readers from Manhattan tunnels to desert plane... 29:57

  • Conversations on Civility: Bill Bishop Interview

    Several groups in Iowa are partnering to have a discussion on Civility. The Conversations on Civility series is called Better Together. The latest installment features Bill Bishop, the author of... 13:57

  • Conversations on Civility: Bill Bishop

    Full Program: Is the constant stream of partisan news pushing us into more like minded communities? Author Bill Bishop says that's only making us more extreme in our views. The latest installment of the... 57:46

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